We’re mates first, colleagues second
and serious Mario Kart competitors third.

We’re all here because we’re the kind of people who agree that the only good kind of puzzle is a solved one. We’re creative thinkers that believe in solutions, not excuses. 

Meet your Neighbours

Dom Carlin
Head of Strategy
Dom Carlin
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Head of Strategy
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With NBH Since
2017
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Hobby
Calligraphy Wizard

Dom has been a part of Neighbourhood since the beginning - in fact, he was the original ‘neighbour’; our very first intern. In the years since then, he has risen to become our current Head of Strategy; the one we turn to when there’s a problem to be solved or if we need to know all the reasons our big, crazy ideas might not actually work.

With a background in Copywriting and Advertising, and the only ‘actual’ graphic design degree in the company (despite what everyone else will claim), he’s a bit of a marketing swiss army knife; if you have questions you need answering, whether they’re work or trivia related, then Dom’s the man to ask. 

Geordie Roberts
Head of Client Success
Geordie Roberts
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Head of Client Success
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With NBH Since
2019
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DJ'ing & Sports Card Collecting

Geordie is our Head of Client Success at Neighbourhood. Geordie spends his days assisting our clients to grow and reach their goals! An avid lover of XXXX Golds and good quality house music, you'll likely catch Geordie spinnin' tracks at Sixes & Sevens and entertaining his mates with great chat.

Amanda Barna
Head of Operations
Amanda Barna
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Operations Manager
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With NBH Since
2021
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Anything Arts & Crafts

Barna is the cog that keeps us running like a well-oiled machine. Coming from a post-COVID Flight Centre, Barna joins us with a wealth of experience in customer experience and leadership - having spent 12 years in the ticketing and operations department for FCTG. Handling everything in the 'hood from day to day operative tasks, contracting and customer liaison, to keeping us tunnel-visioning towards our goals - we'd be truly lost without her! 

Brie Ginman
Digital Strategist
Brie Ginman
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Digital Strategist
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Been with NBH Since
2023
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Gaming & Playing a whole bunch of Instruments

Brie not only brings a wealth of experience in all things HubSpot, but she is a pro at basically everything else too! 

She plays 5 instruments, sings, plays PC and console games, worked in Vet nursing and is now studying human nursing as well!

Trav White
Head of Growth
Trav White
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Head of Growth
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With NBH Since
2015
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Pilot

Trav is the Founder of Neighbourhood. Trav is the go-to guy when it comes to new opportunities. Having previously owned his own creative agency and with over 16 years of experience in marketing and sales, he works with the primary goal of making marketing more human! Riding shotgun with Dom, our head of Digital Strategy, he spends his days at Neighbourhood strategising marketing, sales and customer service plans to help grow our clients' businesses. 

 

Natalia Ziarkowska
Digital Strategist
Natalia Ziarkowska
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Digital Strategist
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With NBH Since
2023
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Yoga / Traveling

Hailing from Poland and with experience across the Netherlands and China, Natalia is a Technical Marketeer with a strong passion for branding. She excels at exploring new platforms and creating impactful content. Outside of work, you will find Natalia practising yoga, dancing, and cooking delicious vegetarian meals.

Harry Spicer-Short
Digital Strategist
Harry Spicer-Short
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Digital Strategist
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With NBH Since
2023
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Skiing / Hiking

Originally from the UK, Harry was what avid snowboarders and skiers alike call a 'ski-bum' - making every inch of snow count by spending 7 years in ski resorts! Beyond the pow, Harry has now lived in Aus for 2 years and is adjusting to our lifestyle and here are a few of his favourite things: gin, hiking and just about anything that has good meat sandwiched between some carbs - we're talking pastries, pies, sandwiches, wraps and burgers.

Sophie Costello
Digital Strategist
Sophie Costello
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Digital Strategist
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With NBH Since
2023
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Board Game Enthusiast

Sophie has several years of dedicated HubSpot and digital marketing experience, coupled with a degree in creative and professional writing. When not on a computer or playing video games, you'll find her curating an extensive board game collection or taking care of two cute but devious cats.

Ben Kelly
UX & UI Designer
Ben Kelly
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UX & UI Designer
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With NBH Since
2015
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Mountain Biking

With Neighbourhood since its inception alongside Trav, Ben has been a creative mastermind of sorts to drive home intuitive and addictive user experiences and designs for both NBH and our clients. From way back, Trav and Benny have had their fair share of experiences in the music scene together before settling down into the world of adulthood and taxes. Ben pops into the office from time to time to empty our keg then returns WFH to be there with his kids. Always smiles when Benny is in the office.

Vladimir Zaritovski
Video Producer/Editor
Vladimir Zaritovski
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Video Producer / Editor
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With NBH Since
2020
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Being an FC Lokomotiv Moscow fan!

Vlad and the team at Norm Productions are nothing short of a miracle. Creative, diligent and always on time, Vlad helps Neighbourhood deliver visually terrific content that flows from our educational content through to our email signatures. We seriously couldn't be where we are today with Vlad and the Norm team!

We bring a lot to the table

With personalised skill sets spanning design, advertising, sales, calligraphy, dj-ing, rapping and small, fixed-wing aircraft piloting, we bring a lot to the table (most of it useful), and are always on the hunt for a road less travelled and a solution that no one saw coming.

Our Story

From the kitchen bench to the world 🌎

  • Humanising marketing communciations
  • Taking customer engagement seriously
  • 4 years later Neighbourhood is born
  • Neighbourhood continues to grow year on year

Humanising marketing communciations

  • Big businesses aren't good at humanising their marketing communications. It was a realisation that came quickly to Trav, a man with a solid background in sales and who had previously owned a creative agency.
  • How could such successful companies be doing such a garbage job of treating their customers like actual people?!

Taking customer engagement seriously

  • Setting out with a laptop, a phone and the skills learnt from years as a salesman, Trav wanted to encourage businesses to look at customer engagement seriously, to stop just following the herd and start communicating naturally. In short, to be real. 

4 years later Neighbourhood is born

  • 4 years later, after working with over 134 different clients, Trav decided it was time to fully commit; to refocus his own business on the same goal he’d helped so many other brands achieve. Neighbourhood was born as a force to inspire deeper, more meaningful communication between brands and their people, wherever they may be.

Neighbourhood continues to grow year on year

  • It has proved to an inspiration sorely needed, as Neighbourhood continues to grow year on year. By focusing on professional development internally and continuous development for our clients, Neighbourhood is personalising, automating and helping more brands than ever before. Neighbourhood is here to help brands solve their customers problems, not sell to them.